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WebSTAR 4

Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)

WebSTAR
4.0

Follow these instructions to generate a CSR for your Web site. When you
have completed this process, click the “close” button below to close this
window and continue to the next step.

  1. Launch
    your Key Generator. This can be found in your SSL Tools folder.

  2. Enter
    a key-pair password.

    Warning: If you lose the password, you must purchase another certificate.

    See
    the certificate replacement policy below.

  3. Click
    on
    Create Key.

  4. Name
    the file and save it to the root folder.

  5. Enter
    your Certificate Signing Request (CSR) information into the Certificate
    Request application or CSR Utility. The CSR utility can be found in
    the Tools and Examples folder, SSL Tools folder.

  6. Type
    your Distinguished Name Field information.

    When creating a CSR you must follow
    these conventions.

    The
    followin
    g
    characters can not be accepted: < > ~ ! @ # $ % ^ * / \ ( )
    ?.

    Distinguished
    Name Field

    Explanation

     Example

    Common
    Name

    The
    fully qualified domain name for your web server. This must be
    an exact match.

    If
    you intend to secure the URL https://www.geotrust.com, then
    your CSR’s common name must be www.geotrust.com.

    Organization

    The
    exact legal name of your organization. Do not abbreviate your
    organization name.

    GeoTrust
    Inc.

    Organization
    Unit

    Section
    of the organization

    Marketing

    City
    or Locality

    The
    city where your organization is legally located.

    Atlanta

    State
    or Province

    The
    state or province where your organization is legally located.
    Can not be abbreviated.

    Georgia

    Country

    The
    two-letter ISO abbreviation for your country.

    US
    = United States

  7. Click Choose and select your key pair. Enter your password.

  8. Select Create.

  9. Your
    file can be found under
    Certificate
    Request
    .

  10. Quit the CSR Utility.

  11. Submit
    your CSR to GeoTrust by clicking on Continue,
    you will be asked to complete the agreement and the enrollment form
    as well.

Additional
instructions can be found on WebSTAR’s web site at
http://www.starnine.com/products/webstar/docs/ws4manual.40.html#pgfId=99074

Weblogic 7

Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)

WebLogic 7

Generate the CSR as described in the Weblogic manual.

Weblogic 6

Generate a Certificate Signing Request (CSR)

WebLogic
6

Generate the CSR as described in the Weblogic manual.